Welcome to the Institute for Enterprise Systems

Being a central institution within the University of Mannheim, the Institute for Enterprise Systems (InES) works on an interdisciplinary basis across faculties. The main purpose of InES is to actively enhance the valuable exchange between science and practice in the field of enterprise systems. Our goal is defined by three major targets:

  • achieving high-quality results in research by using an interdisciplinary research approach
  • transfering know-how into the practical world with a strong focus on designers as well as users in middle-sized enterprises as well as large corporations
  • providing young scientists with state-of-the-art qualification

What we offer:

For Companies: Science-based solutions tailored to your specific needs. more...

For Scholars: A cooperation platform for Enterprise Systems research. more...

For Students: Attractive carreer opportunities in science and practice. more...​​​​​​​



The VanAssist project started at 01.10.2018. The planned duration of the project is 27 months. VanAssist is funded by the “Bundesministerium für...

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Der Startschuss für das Projekt ARBAY ist am 01.09.2018 gefallen. Das Projekt wird vom Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung im Rahmen des...

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Manufacturing systems are currently being equipped with high-level application interfaces (e.g. OPC UA). Although these information models can be...

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From the 4th to the 8th of June the director of the InES, Professor Dr. Armin Heinzl paticipated on the delegation visit on the topic Industry 4.0,...

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We are hiring! We are currently searching for PhD students interested in the topics of Software Engineering, Data Science or Machine Learning.

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Institute for Enterprise Systems organizes a workshop at the IEEE ICE / ITMC (17-20 June 2018) in the Hospitalhof in Stuttgart

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Institute for Enterprise Systems  L15, 1-6office-ines@uni-mannheim.de  Office Management
Schloss68131 Mannheim +49 621 181-3560
68131 MannheimGermany